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All 95 Megeve Restaurants

Le Refuge

2615 Route Leutaz, 74120 Megeve, France
0450212304
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Ranked #4 of 95 Restaurants in Megeve
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Geneva
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

What a wonderful surprise. We know the centre of Megeve but never went outside. Found this restaurant on the internet, 5 mins drive up the mountain direction of Rochebrune telecabine. Arrived for lunch on the weekend to be greeted by very friendly staff and a wonderful cosy atmosphere of a lovely homely wooden chalet. The food was beautifully presented and... More 

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Beaufort, South Carolina
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The food is always good and the presentation is excellent. If you are looking for a good value in this expensive village, try this restaurant. The service is quick and polite and the terrace is comfortable. I will go back soon.

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Bucks
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43 reviews 43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014 via mobile

We have been to this restaurant now for several years and it never fails to please. It's a 10 minute drive from Megeve but well worth it. You are warmly greeted, unlike some French restaurants, and lunch on La Terrace looking onto snow capped mountains is one of life's pleasures. There is an a la carte menu and also a... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

Having read most of the other reviews here I would agree. Le Refuge is about a 10 mins taxi drive out of Megeve. Luckily our hotel dropped us off as another guest was eating at the restaurant next door to Le Refuge - little did we realise what a bonus this was! Our return taxi trip cost us 35 euros... More 

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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170 reviews 170 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We stayed in the centre of Megeve, and when our friends booked this resto I was a bit surprised because it was snowing heavily and our hotel restaurant was incredibly good! More on that in another review. The taxi ride was the most ridiculously expensive we have ever ever had in our life! Euro 70 one way? PLEEEEZZE! But we... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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91 reviews 91 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

The food: the food was great and not pretentious. They aim for the traditional French dishes, which are re-visited and made at the Gout du jour. Portions size are also good. I would not come up with recommendation but my friends St-Jacques & lobster dish tasted amazing. I had some beef, which was also amazing. Service: Service was kind and... More 

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Asti
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

This elegantly rustic mountain restaurant is a short drive above Megève toward Rochebrune...Have been there off season as well as in high season and have always found the service prompt, pleasant and professional. Very good food, attractively presented...with prices not over the top. A warm and inviting spot to spend a relaxing evening...

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Beaufort, South Carolina
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

The interior is typical French alps but the food is anything but typical. The quality, presentation and menu creativity makes it first class. This is one of my favorite restaurants in the alps. It is a few miles out of town on a mountain road but well worth the drive!

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Copenhagen, Staden Kobenhavn, Denmark
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36 reviews 36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

I have been dining at this restaurant several times over the years, I have to say that it unfailingly impresses with both the quality of the food and service. I just love it.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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39 reviews 39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013

Definitely a place to discover. The restaurant is very cosy with a nice outside terrace. The service is very good and they are very friendly. I was not amazed however by the food which was standard only in my opinion. I had a good moment there and will go back once for sure as we did enjoy there.

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Address: 2615 Route Leutaz, 74120 Megeve, France
Phone Number: 0450212304
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Megeve

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